Carola Frydman

  • 407 Citations
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Research Interests

Focuses on American business history. Recent research projects examine the evolution of financial markets during the early twentieth century, with special emphasis on the role of financial intermediaries for firm growth, and on financial crises. She has also studied the long-run trends in executive compensation, the market for managers, and corporate governance.

Education/Academic qualification

Economics, PhD, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA

… → 2006

Economics, MA, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA

… → 2004

Economics, MA, Universidad de San Andrés

… → 2000

Economics, BA, Universidad de San Andrés

… → 1999

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Research Output 2009 2019

  • 407 Citations
  • 9 Article
  • 1 Chapter
  • 1 Review article
1 Citation (Scopus)
Great Depression
Financial frictions
Credit supply
Public debt

Executive compensation in American economic history

Frydman, C., Jan 1 2018, The Oxford Handbook of American Economic History. Oxford University Press, Vol. 1. p. 289-307 19 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Economic History
3 Citations (Scopus)

In search of ideas: Technological innovation and executive pay inequality

Frydman, C. & Papanikolaou, D., Oct 1 2018, In : Journal of Financial Economics. 130, 1, p. 1-24 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Executive pay
Investment opportunities
Technological innovation
4 Citations (Scopus)

Investment banks as corporate monitors in the early twentieth century United States

Frydman, C. & Hilt, E., Jul 1 2017, In : American Economic Review. 107, 7, p. 1938-1970 33 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

20th century
Investment banks
Information flow
9 Citations (Scopus)

Economic effects of runs on early “Shadow Banks”: Trust companies and the impact of the panic of 1907

Frydman, C., Hilt, E. & Zhou, L. Y., Aug 1 2015, In : Journal of Political Economy. 123, 4, p. 902-940 39 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Economic effect
Corporate investment